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Document ID (ISN)27055
CIS number 77-860
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Title Notification No.20/1976 concerning incineration plants
Original title Meddelelse nr.20/1976 om forbrændingsanlæg [in Danish]
Bibliographic information M 20/1976, Directorate of Labour Inspection (Direktoratet for Arbejdstilsynet), Rosenvængets Allé 16-18, 2100 København, Denmark, 20 Sep. 1976. 9p. Gratis.
Abstract These directives, which replace Communication M1/1971 (CIS 72-728), lay down occupational safety and health rules for incineration plants: protection of drivers of garbage trucks and personnel discharging the contents (ventilation; guard wall around silo rim; prohibited area around silo rim (safe distance: 3m); in the case of manual unloading the upper edge of the furnace feed hopper must be at least 1.1m above the level of the working platform); cleaning work (access to silo floor, ventilation, etc.); heat protection during furnace cleaning; dust control during slag extraction; emergency lighting in case of electricity supply failure; fencing of plant; toilets.
Descriptors (primary) refuse collection; garbage; garbage incineration; Denmark
Descriptors (secondary) dust control; harmful substances; ash and slag removal equipment; trucks; directive; cleaning; incinerators; ventilation; loading and unloading
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceDenmark
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal